Main Page  I  Northern  I  South  I  East  I  Central  I Sabah & Sarawak  I  Versi B. Melayu  I  BERNAMA.COM

Man hits wife with electric iron

Last Update: 02/01/2019

BUTTERWORTH, Jan 2 (Bernama) -- The police have arrested a man for allegedly hitting his wife on the head with an electric iron after she was late in preparing a drink for him here last Monday.

Seberang Perai Utara Police chief ACP Noorzainy Mohd Noor said the 26-year-old housewife lodged a report claiming that her 43-year-old husband hit her with the iron at their house at about 3 pm.

“The man became angry when his wife, who was busy with housework, was late in preparing a drink for him. He grabbed the iron and hit her, injuring her head. The woman, when making the report, said they often quarrelled,” he said today.

He said the police arrested the man at 8.40 pm yesterday and seized the iron. The man is being remanded for four days.

He also said that the man had six criminal records and a urine test showed positive for drugs.

The woman was treated for her head injury at the Seberang Jaya Hospital, he said.

“They have been married for five years and have two children. The police are investigating whether the man has hit their children,” he said.



Throwing caution to the wind over cockles


12 packages of Pan Borneo Highway in Sabah to be completed by June 2022


Port Dickson MP holds Deepavali Open House on Friday


Shafie aims for Sabah's oil royalty claims to be settled by next year


.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .


© 2019 BERNAMA. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer | Privacy Policy| Security Policy
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form except with the prior
written permission of BERNAMA. Best viewed in Firefox 35.0.1 & Internet Explorer 8.0 with 1024 x 768 resolution